VANCOUVER, BC and BOSTON, MA --(Marketwired - September 29, 2016) - Imagin Medical (CSE: IME) (OTC PINK: IMEXF) (FRANKFURT: DPD2) (the "Company") announced today that Ken Daignault has joined Imagin's Board of Directors.
With almost 30 years' experience in the medical device field, with an emphasis in urology, Mr. Daignault will be welcomed as a valued member of the Board of Directors. He has held senior level management positions in major medical device companies, most recently with Boston Scientific as Director of R&D, Urology. He has also held positions at Kendall Healthcare (now Covidien) and CR Bard, one of the world's largest urology companies. Ken has been involved in all aspects of the medical device business, from product development and the design of protocols and procedures for bench and animal pre-clinical testing, to building long-term strategies for multiple-product portfolios at various stages of development. Ken has strong relationships within the urology field and with key medical institutions, as well as a track record of bringing products from concept through successful product launch.
"I'm excited to have Ken join our Board at this stage of the Company's development," said Jim Hutchens, Imagin President and CEO. "His extensive practical experience in the medical device field is a perfect match for Imagin's market focus".
About Imagin Medical
Imagin Medical is developing imaging solutions for the early detection of cancer through the use of endoscopes. The Company believes it will radically improve the way physicians detect cancer. Imagin's initial target market is bladder cancer, a major cancer worldwide, the sixth most prevalent in the U.S., and the most costly cancer to treat due to a greater than 50% recurrence rate. Developed at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, this advanced, ultrasensitive imaging technology is based upon improved optical designs and advanced light sensors. Learn more at www.imaginmedical.com.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD:
President & CEO
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